TITLE

How to Prevent Next Suicide Shooting Spree

AUTHOR(S)
Sowell, Thomas
PUB. DATE
August 1999
SOURCE
Human Events;08/27/99, Vol. 55 Issue 32, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Urges lawmakers in the United States to create gun-control laws to prevent the proliferation of gun-related crimes. Information on the mass shootings participated in by Matt Barton in Atlanta, Georgia; Purpose of gun-control law; Criticism about the gun-control law passed by lawmakers.
ACCESSION #
2212812

 

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